Monday, July 2, 2007

Mayor Keehn with the Big Check for VLT Revenues

The Video Lottery Terminals at Saratoga Gaming and Raceway have paid off with the first check from the state. The first check, received thursday, June 28th, totlas $3.83 million. Mayor Keehn played a key leadership role in lobbying the state and winning a commitment for additional State aid to the City, to be measured by a percentage of Video Lottery revenues at Saratoga Gaming and Raceway. Mayor Keehn commented, "We are very pleased to have that state aid to give our taxpayers some relief."